NBA Megastar Derrick Rose is coming to Australia for the first time

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NBA Megastar Derrick Rose is coming to Australia for the first time

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NBA megastar Derrick Rose will be touring Australia for ‘Derrick Rose, Live’ this August across Sydney and Melbourne.

It’s official, basketball fans – NBA megastar Derrick Rose is heading to Australia!

As part of an exclusive speaking event series, the MVP award-winning player will be touring the Land Down Under for the very first time, thanks to 24 Calibre, bringing ‘Derrick Rose, Live’ to Melbourne’s Timber Yard on August 25th and Sydney’s Darling Harbour Theatre on August 27th.

But that’s not all – young aspiring ballers are in for a treat as Rose will also be holding exclusive basketball camps at Wolves Stadium in Sydney and MSAC in Melbourne.

‘Derrick Rose, Live’ Tour Details:

The Timber Yard, Melbourne – August 25th

Darling Harbour Theatre Sydney, Sydney – August 27th

Derrick Rose Training Camps:

MSAC, Melbourne – August 26th

Sydney Wolves Stadium, Sydney – August 27th

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Derrick Rose is a name synonymous with electrifying basketball talent, and this tour promises nothing less. Widely regarded as one of the most exciting players in NBA history, Rose’s dynamic skills, vision, and ability to create scoring opportunities have left fans in awe. From his explosive drives to the basket to acrobatic finishes and impressive playmaking abilities, he’s a force to be reckoned with on and off the court.

Rose’s impact was felt from the very beginning when he was selected as the first overall pick by the Chicago Bulls in the 2008 NBA Draft. He wasted no time making waves as a rookie and clinched the NBA Rookie of the Year Award. His playing style and calm demeanour under pressure have earned him a legion of fans worldwide.

“I can’t wait to get down under this August,” he says. “This will be my first trip to Australia and I’m excited to run the training camps for the kids over there and talk with the fans at the speaking events”.


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Rose’s popularity is well-deserved, and fans are eager to hear him speak on success, life, and overcoming setbacks, including injuries. The exclusive speaking events promise to be inspiring and insightful, especially for basketball enthusiasts. And for the aspiring ballers, the training camps will be a dream come true, as Rose shares the tips and drills that shaped him into the legendary player he is.

Mark your calendars for July 31st at 9 am, as tickets for ‘Derrick Rose Live’ and the training camps go on sale via www.24CALIBRE.COM